Quick Win project No. 22: Engadine OCC, NSW
Engadine Flexicare & Education Centre is based in Calderra Avenue, Engadine, near Engadine Library. It is a Not-for-Profit and funded by fees paid by families that use the Centre. Sutherland Shire Council own the building and provide the building for use by the community based Flexicare and education center operations.
See what has been achieved via the CORENA loan to the Engadine Occasional Child Care Centre so far
|Project 22||kW (solar &/or
|MWh to date
avoided to date
|At Engadine OCC||5.00 kW||0.36 MWh||0.36 t||$5,817|
|At subsequent projects||0.31 kW||0.09 MWh||0.09 t||$370|
|Total||5.31 kW||0.45 MWh||0.45 t||$6,187|
Switch on date: 22/10/18.
Number of days in operation: 18.
* Since the amount of CO2 avoided is highly dependent on the fuel source used for local grid electricity, and since each CORENA project is in a different location, we have used 1MWh = 1 tonne as a rough approximation across all projects.
Sunny Shire assisted with the fundraising for this project and managed to raise $1,165 (20% of the total) from their local supporters. Thank you Sunny Shire!
Loan amount: $5,817
Loan repayments: $370/quarter
Status: Funded project
Installation date: 23/8/18
System switch-on date: 22/10/18
|Work details||Cost||Expected savings|
17 x 295w Trina panels
Solar Edge 5kW inverter
17 x Solar Edge optimisers